The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Cygwin skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cygwin over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cygwin
England / West Midlands
Rank - 223 -
Permanent jobs citing Cygwin 0 20 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.33% -
As % of the System Software category - 3.08% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 20 0
Median salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London median salary - £35,000 -

Cygwin is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 459 650 554
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 9.85% 10.68% 11.06%
Number of salaries quoted 379 515 468
Median salary £36,250 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% +10.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

Cygwin
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Cygwin as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for Cygwin in the West Midlands

Cygwin
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cygwin in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Cygwin in the West Midlands

Cygwin
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT jobs citing Cygwin also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Cygwin.

1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 2 (100.00%) X-Windows
1 2 (100.00%) OpenMP
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) Qt
1 2 (100.00%) Parallel Programming
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) CUDA
1 2 (100.00%) GDB
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics

Cygwin
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) GDB
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C++ Applications Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) OpenMP
1 2 (100.00%) Qt
1 2 (100.00%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Parallel Programming
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree